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Jim’s vintage blogs


The Impact of 5Gon Enterprise Network Monitoring

What’s Inhibiting The Adoption of NFV?

How NETSCOUT is Disrupting the Packet Broker Market

How can CDNs support non-HTTP traffic?

Adoption of a cloud delivery model

WAN Status: Cloud traffic and the backhauling challenge?

Is Moore’s Law going to be Repealed?

What’s the current status of SDN?

Linking SDN & NFV



So what was the buzz at the ONS?

What Impact Will SDN have on Business Processes?

Is SDN and Network Virtualization the Same Thing?

Is SDN Ready for Mass Market Deployment?

What Does Alice in Wonderland Teach Us about SDN?

Do IT Professionals Want an Open Network?

How will IT Organizations Build the Business Case for Network Virtualization and SDN?

Do We Need to Occupy SDN?

What exactly is SDN?

Should you Deploy SDN?

SDN: Lots of Smoke. Any fire?

Is SDN the next OSI?

A Conversation with Steve Mullaney

What’s the Current Status of SDN?

Does NFV have a place in the enterprise?

What’s the relationship between security and SDN deployment?

Making NetOps Agile

IT is changing

Are you a team player?

The changing role of network management

SD-WAN to the rescue

How should you be thinking about your WAN?

Should enterprises take a big bang approach to NFV?

Where do we stand with SDN?

The what, why and how of being a digital business

Is NFV just for service providers?

Is it time to say goodbye to BOB and hello to POP?

How Do I Build A Framework To Justify Upgrading The WAN?

How Do You Choose Which WAN Vendors To Talk To?

How Do You Pull Together a WAN Project Team?

What Are The Next Steps In A WAN Redesign?

What Is A Next-Generation WAN?

SD-WAN to the rescue

How should you be thinking about your WAN?

The Need for a Unified Management View

What Exactly is SDN?

Should you Deploy SDN?

Open Networking and SDN Perspectives

Is SDN the next OSI?

Business Critical Applications – Do You Have a Plan?

Factors Driving WAN Evolution

Gaining Network and Application Visibility to Better Manage End Points

The Growing Adoption of SLAs

The Role of Network Services in an IaaS Solution

Managing a Virtualized Data Center

The Need to Plan for WAN Evolution

Looking Forward to 2013

How NOT to Align IT with the Business

Top SaaS Adoption Challenges

The Lack of Innovation in the WAN

Selecting a Branch Office Box

The Return of the Mainframe

Choosing a Virtual WOC